Social Networking

Young People & Social Networking Sites

Aims to help parents understand the positive and creative ways young people are using social networking spaces (e.g. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram).  It also points out the potential risks of using these sites and ways to minimise these risks.

Help & Safety Centres

Facebook Family Safety Centre:

Twitter Help Centre:

Instagram Help Centre:

Facebook Checklist

A free guide produced by the UK Safer Internet Centre that contains detailed instructions and information on privacy and account settings on Facebook.